Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Theatre East Call for 10 Minute Play Submissions

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Theatre East is now accepting submissions for our upcoming 5x5 Drama Series! The 5 x 5 Drama Series brings performances beyond the footlights and into non-traditional spaces like breweries, rooftops, apartments, and more in a unique immersive audience experience. Each of the 5 performances will consist of 5 short plays, performed by 5 casts, throughout all 5 boroughs. Fulfilling one of our core beliefs of making theatre accessible to all, 5 x 5 brings the stage directly to the people. And best of all, tickets are available on a suggested donation basis.

Submission Requirements:
  • 10 minute plays
  • One location/should be able to transfer to non-traditional spaces
  • (rooftop, brewery, apartment)
  • Minimal set/props
  • Simple costuming
  • Simple tech
  • Text driven
  • 3 characters or less
  • Include Production History in message box on submission page. If none, please indicate “World Premiere”.
  • Please submit no more than 3 scripts
  • Deadline for submission is January 31

We are only accepting submissions through our website at:

For more information about the 5X5 Drama Series, as well as our company Theatre East, please visit our website at .